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ebb
used in Love's Labour's Lost

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Definition
decline — typically gradually as with the height of the tide
  • As true we are as flesh and blood can be: The sea will ebb and flow, heaven show his face; Young blood doth not obey an old decree: We cannot cross the cause why we were born, Therefore of all hands must we be forsworn.
    4.3 — Act 4 Scene 3 — The same (57% in)

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